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October 17, 2014 Oyster Creek Returns to Full Power After Refueling Outage

Oyster Creek Generating Station resumed full-power operations around 5 p.m. today, successfully completing a planned refueling and maintenance outage, that began September 15.

October 15, 2014 Exelon, CB&I and 8 Rivers Proceed with Clean Energy Demonstration Plant

Demonstration power plant will validate a new natural gas power system that produces zero atmospheric emissions

October 08, 2014 Exelon Executives Build Connections With D.C.-Area Minority-And Women-Owned Business Leaders

Diverse suppliers learn about doing business with Exelon, in light of merger with Pepco Holdings Inc.

October 08, 2014 State Corporation Commission of Virginia Approves Merger of Exelon and Pepco Holdings Inc.

The Virginia State Corporation Commission yesterday approved the proposed merger of Exelon Corporation and Pepco Holdings Inc.

October 03, 2014 Braidwood Generating Station to Host Community Information Night

Ever wonder how electricity is generated at a nuclear power plant or what goes on in a plant’s control room? Then come to a Community Information Night hosted by Braidwood Generating Station to find the answers to those questions and more.

September 29, 2014 Byron Station Unit 2 Offline for Refueling after Reliable Performance through Challenging Seasons

Byron Station’s Unit 2 reactor is offline after 516 consecutive days of providing around-the-clock, carbon-free power. The generation from the unit kept air conditioners humming over the summer and kept houses warm during the worst of the polar vortex.

September 29, 2014 Exelon Generation to Build Two New Natural Gas Units in Texas

Units to be built at existing Exelon generating stations in Granbury and Wharton

September 24, 2014 Exelon Recognized For Corporate Sustainability Performance and Reporting By Two Global Authorities

Energy company makes Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for ninth consecutive year, recognized by CDP for climate change transparency

September 23, 2014 Pepco Holdings Stockholders Vote to Merge with Exelon

Pepco Holdings has announced that PHI Stockholders voted to approve the merger agreement with Exelon

September 23, 2014 Exelon Stresses Critical Role of Illinois' Nuclear Energy Facilities in Meeting Carbon Reduction Goals

State's six nuclear plants provide nearly half its energy supply and 90 percent of its carbon-free electricity

September 22, 2014 Afterschool Mentoring Program Achieves First-Ever 100 Percent Graduation Rate For Participating High School Students

Exelon/ComEd/United Way Stay in School Initiative shares results as program enters ninth year

September 15, 2014 Oyster Creek Begins Planned Refueling Outage

Workforce triples as team readies plant for another safe and efficient two-year cycle

September 04, 2014 Clinton Power Station Completes Upgrade of Emergency Sirens

Exelon Generation completed the installation of a state-of-the-art siren system around Clinton Power Station. This effort is part of a multi-year, $2 million investment to upgrade sirens at Exelon’s six Illinois nuclear facilities.

August 25, 2014 Faulty Fire Detector Causes LaSalle Station to Declare, Terminate Unusual Event

Operators at LaSalle County Generating Station declared an “usual event” at 8:12 a.m. (CDT) today due to a faulty fire alarm that activated. The event was terminated within an hour.

August 19, 2014 Exelon and Pepco Holdings File For Merger Approval With Maryland Public Service Commission

Filing highlights merger-driven reliability commitments and expected economic benefits of $542 million to $623 million and about 6,300 to 7,000 new jobs in Maryland

August 19, 2014 LaSalle Station Unit 2 Return to Service

Operators at LaSalle County Generating Station returned Unit 2 to full power today

August 06, 2014 LaSalle Station Unit 2 Offline

Exelon's LaSalle Generating Station Unit 2 automatically shut down at 5:34 p.m., after a valve on one of the station's steam lines closed

July 31, 2014 Exelon Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results

Earnings above guidance range this quarter

July 30, 2014 Exelon's Constellation Business Acquiring Integrys Energy Services To Grow Competitive Retail Energy Supply Business

Purchase expands Constellation's presence in 22 states and the District of Columbia

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